High school sports


Craig Sports Briefs for Nov. 21, 2014: Weekend hockey tourney canceled

Craig Youth Hockey Association’s Midget team will not host its tournament planned for Saturday and Sunday at the Loudy-Simpson Park Ice Arena due to scheduling conflicts with visiting teams.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Nov. 17, 2014

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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New coach dives into work with Moffat County swim teams

Jeff Wert to head girls, boys teams

Jeff Wert will fill the role of coach for the MCHS girls and boys swim teams during the winter and spring seasons. The girls group first began practices Wednesday afternoon.

Craig Sports Briefs for Nov. 12, 2014: Gymnasts featuring cartwheel fundraiser

Rising Star Youth Training Center is hosting a Cartwheel-a-Thon in order to raise money for new gym equipment. Each day during classes this week, gymnasts will have five minutes to perform as many cartwheels as they can. Each gymnast is seeking sponsors, and those interested can either pledge an amount per cartwheel or a larger overall sum, which they can bring to the facility at 538 Pershing St.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Nov. 10, 2014

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

Craig Sports Briefs for Nov. 10, 2014: Winter sports meeting planned for parents of Moffat County athletes

Moffat County High School will host a parents meeting for those involved in the school’s winter sports at 6 p.m. Nov. 10 in the MCHS library.

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Moffat County rodeo ropers lasso $35,000 at national contest

Cutter Barnes, Dusty Taylor prepare for winter full of rodeo events

Cutter Barnes and Dusty Taylor received a total $35,000 for their sixth place finish in the finals of the United States Team Roping Championships, which took place from late October to early November in Oklahoma City. The Shoot-Out event in which they competed had a purse of $532,000, part of a larger amount of winnings of more than $5 million in the weeklong rodeo gathering.

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Honors are many for Moffat County fall sports

Achievement was the word of the evening Thursday as Moffat County High School hosted its fall sports awards banquet. Table after table filled the MCHS gym in a collaborative event among all the sports teams as friends and family of young athletes came out to show their support for all the work put forth throughout the past few months.

Craig Sports Briefs for Nov. 7, 2014: Hockey program offering introductory day

Craig Youth Hockey Association will host Try Hockey for Free Day on Saturday as part of USA Hockey’s national effort. The program begins at 11:30 a.m. at the Loudy-Simpson Ice Arena and includes free equipment for kids ages 4 to 9 to test out and determine if the sport is for them.

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Craig Middle School hoops season starts in style

8th-grade boys 8-0 after Tuesday win against Meeker

The CMS seventh- and eighth-grade teams have found a great deal of victories between them, most recently in home games Tuesday, hosting Meeker.

Craig Sports Briefs for Nov. 5, 2014: Bad Dogs Wrestling hosting first practice Thursday

The Bad Dogs Wrestling program will offer the first of its practice sessions from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the wrestling room at Moffat County High School, 900 Finley Lane.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of Nov. 3, 2014

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Moffat County football brushed off by Beetdiggers in 49-7 playoff loss

Coach: 'Could not be prouder' of team

The Bulldogs said farewell to their chances of moving any further in the 2A State Playoffs this weekend after a 49-7 defeat at Brush High School, with the day’s events at Beetdigger Stadium very much in favor of the now 10-0 home team, a division leader.

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Saturday playoff game in Brush is Moffat County football’s first in 8 years

The Moffat County High School varsity football team takes on its biggest game to date this season when it meets with Brush High School Saturday afternoon in its first appearance in the playoffs since 2006.

Craig Sports Briefs for Oct. 31, 2014: Send-off for Moffat County football on Friday

Parents, fellow students and members of the community are invited to send off the members of the Moffat County High School varsity football team as they head to Brush for the first round of the 2A State Playoffs.